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Volkswagen Golf Owners Manual: Introduction

This chapter contains information on the following subjects:

 → Warning lamp  

 → Frontal collisions and the laws of physics  

 → What happens to vehicle occupants who have not fastened their seat belts  

 → Seat belt protection  

 → Using seat belts  

 → Fastening and unfastening seat belts  

 → Seat belt routing  

 → Belt height adjuster  

 → Automatic belt retractor, belt tensioner, belt tension limiter  

 → Service and disposal of belt tensioners  

Check the condition of all seat belts regularly. If the belt webbing, belt connections, belt retractor or seat belt buckle become damaged, the seat belt in question should be replaced immediately by a qualified workshop  . The qualified workshop must use correct spare parts that are compatible with the vehicle, equipment level and model year. Volkswagen recommends using a Volkswagen dealership for this purpose.

Additional information and warnings:

WARNING

Incorrectly fastened or unfastened seat belts increase the risk of severe or fatal injuries. Seat belts will only offer the optimum level of protection when they are fastened and used properly.

WARNING

Damaged seat belts are very dangerous and can cause severe or fatal injuries.
Seat belts
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Warning lamp
Fig. 57 Warning lamp in the instrument cluster Fig. 58 Seat belt status for the rear seats in the instrument cluster First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings ...

Other materials:

Removing and installing lower seat pan frame with seat longitudinal adjustment motor -V28-/-V31-
Removing –  If possible, move front seat to highest position to reduce as much tension on torsion rod as possible. –  Remove front seat → Chapter. –  ...

Areas exposed to stone chipping
Body areas exposed to stone chipping   Note The marked areas are exposed to stone chipping. When sanding these areas, note thicknesses of the paint structure and avoid sanding through. This is the only way to ensure long-term corrosion protection. ...

Removing and installing track rod ball joint
Special tools and workshop equipment required     Ball joint puller -T10187-   Torque wrench -V.A.G 1332- ...

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